The all-British blockbuster heavyweight showdown between Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce is almost upon us.
Dubois, 23, is one of boxing’s hottest prospects and boasts an impressive record of 14 knockouts from his 15 professional fights so far.
Dubois vs Joyce will finally take place this weekend after numerous delaysGetty Images – Getty
‘Dynamite’ dispatched of Japan’s Kyotaro Fujimoto last December but is now set for the biggest test of his fledgling professional career when he takes on fellow countryman Joyce tonight.
The 35-year-old is also undefeated and claimed big wins over Bermane Stiverne, Alexander Ustinov and Bryant Jennings in 2019.
Both men have been in the ring prior to their eagerly-awaited clash to have tune up bouts over the summer.
Dubois claimed an easy win over Ricardo Snijders in late August after Joyce took out Michael Wallisch at the BT Sport Studios in July.
Dubois vs Joyce: UK fight date
The pair will face off on Saturday, November 28
It will take place at Church House Westminster, behind closed doors
The undercard will get under way at 7pm, with the main event slated to start between 10pm and 11pm
The fight will be show live on BT Sport 1 from 7:30pm
Full commentary of the fight will be live on talkSPORT, with our coverage starting at 8pm
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Dubois has claimed 15 straight wins to dateGetty Images – Getty
Dubois vs Joyce: What has been said?
Promoter Frank Warren said: “It’s 40 years of promoting for me on December 1 and this is the most mouth watering fight, three days before that anniversary.
”What makes it special? They are tremendous Heavyweights who have done everything asked so far.
“It rarely happens that they do fight at this stage of their careers, but when the fight was put out they both wanted it and didn’t take a backward step. That tells you their self-belief. They believe they have the beating of each other. There is no give in either of them.
“Joe’s got tremendous amateur experience, was robbed of the Gold medal in the Olympics. He brings that to the table.
Joyce is now 11-0 after winning his interim bout behind closed against Michael WallischFrank Warren
“Daniel has dedicated his life to boxing and look at what he has done after having had just seven senior amateur fights.
“On the day you have all the experience and punching power of Joe and we have the young hungry lion who wants to get out and show what he has got. Daniel is a tremendous puncher and capturing everyone’s imagination.
“It’s got the ingredients of an amazing, amazing fight.”
Dubois vs Joyce: TV channel and live stream
The fight will be shown live on BT Sport 1, with coverage underway from 7:30pm.
BT Sport subscribers can live stream the event via the app on their computer, mobile and tablet devices.
Alternatively, EE phone customers can watch the action for FREE with a three-month trial on the BT Sport app – just text SPORT to 150.
Dubois vs Joyce: Undercard
On the undercard, Hamzah Sheeraz (11-0-0, 7KO’s) will defend his WBO European super-welterweight title agains Guido Nicolas Pitto (26-7-2, 8KO’s).
Jack Catterall (25-0-0, 13KO’s) will take on Abderrazak Houya (14-2-0, 2KO’s) in a 10 round super-lightweight contest, while David Adeleye faces Danny Whittaker (4-1-0) in a heavyweight showdown.
Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce (WBC Silver heavyweight title, British, Commonwealth and European heavyweight titles)
Hamzah Sheeraz vs Guido Nicolas Pitto (WBO European super-welterweight title)
Jack Cattarall vs Abderrazak Houya (super lightweight)
Loiue Lynn vs Paul Holt (featherweight)
Jack Massey vs Mohammad Ali Bayat Farid (cruiserweight)
David Adeleye vs Danny Whitaker (heavyweight)
Joshua Frankham vs MJ Hall (super welterweight)
Mitchell Barton (debut) vs Matt Gordon (heavyweight)
Dubois vs Joyce: Tale of the tape
Download the talkSPORT app and listen to a huge heavyweight night of action this Saturday, with live and exclusive radio commentary of Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce followed by live coverage of Mike Tyson’s return to the ring against Roy Jones Jr